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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  4/2018
   Country      2016       2017       4/2017     4/2018  % Change    4/2017     2/2018     3/2018     4/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD     80219829  78241895   25877233   31702079     22.51  78936014   80887563   82240493   84066741       6.50  100.00

     CHINA P   18572379  20646118    5941941    8699737     46.41  18777421   22251586   22837248   23403914      24.64   27.84

     MEXICO    11826283  12621577    4373081    4740083      8.39  12225416   12863334   12851704   12988579       6.24   15.45

     CANADA    12082622  11279366    3655391    4369170     19.53  11219902   11630550   11952097   11993145       6.89   14.27

     INDIA     11356965  12197986    4787448    4368822     -8.74  12129307   11521103   11455743   11779360      -2.89   14.01

     MALAYSA    5245075   4048267    1282785    1870580     45.82   4709874    4182204    4307799    4636062      -1.57    5.51

     INDNSIA    6559550   4618015    1809890    1573668    -13.05   5465394    4425560    4449969    4381793     -19.83    5.21

     CHINA T    3571647   3267016    1049908    1222754     16.46   3531768    3419638    3330992    3439862      -2.60    4.09

     TURKEY     1036896   1181984     253341    1851848    630.97   1184746    1755014    2311449    2780491     134.69    3.31

     KOR REP    2066016   1517757     493028     941364     90.94   2051137    1813142    1893726    1966093      -4.15    2.34

     THAILND    2252781   2203137     868267     484450    -44.20   2405262    2081506    1955900    1819320     -24.36    2.16

     UKRAINE     406442   1071673      84413     641676    660.16    456713    1297812    1423965    1628936     256.67    1.94

     ITALY       659451    755451     195016     259277     32.95    695250     876179     833846     819712      17.90    0.98

     FRANCE     1464789    713418     349999     133268    -61.92   1528746     633626     586618     496687     -67.51    0.59

     SLOVENI     299863    344232     120989     128755      6.42    297584     337492     347024     351998      18.29    0.42

     BELGIUM     335306    368341      91176      56996    -37.49    368584     362435     331470     334161      -9.34    0.40

     GERMANY     233582    255011      59164      53259     -9.98    224277     263160     232962     249106      11.07    0.30

     VIETNAM      48455    301768      96668        228    -99.76    140341     296456     293984     205328      46.31    0.24

     EGYPT       616112    132783      44374      99555    124.35    341916     232338     214675     187964     -45.03    0.22

     SPAIN       733651    282060     180395      31801    -82.37    647533     164456     128883     133466     -79.39    0.16


     _WTO      80209034  78241895   25877233   31698776     22.50  78925219   80884260   82237190   84063438       6.51  100.00

     _W HEMI   24190554  23984044    8049074    9164133     13.85  23553925   24607012   24922379   25099103       6.56   29.86

     _NAFTA    23908905  23900943    8028472    9109253     13.46  23445318   24493884   24803801   24981724       6.55   29.72

     _OECD     18747109  16453188    5290738    7742879     46.35  18044557   17613662   18409565   18905329       4.77   22.49

     _ASEAN    14106325  11181060    4057999    3929091     -3.18  12721416   10995375   11017301   11052152     -13.12   13.15

     _EU27      3801302   2838343    1027865     705928    -31.32   3845231    2771042    2607347    2516406     -34.56    2.99

     _EU28      3801302   2838343    1027865     705928    -31.32   3845231    2771042    2607347    2516406     -34.56    2.99